July 24, 2013

Art and Theater Listings

Classical music, dance, theater, art museums and galleries

• CLASSICAL MUSIC

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Charis Leos plays Mama Rose in “Gypsy” at the Maine State Music Theatre in Brunswick.

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THURSDAY

Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival, "Stories in Music," Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School (auditorium), South Paris. $4; $2 for children. sebagomusicfestival.org. 1 p.m.

Midcoast Brass Quintet, Camden Amphitheater. Free. 236-3440. 7 p.m.

DaPonte String Quartet, works by Haydn, Adams and Borodin, St. Columba's Episcopal Church, Boothbay Harbor. $25. daponte.org. 7:30 p.m.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Gamper Festival of Contemporary Music concert, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

FRIDAY

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Festival Fridays concert, music by Ravel, Faure and Saint-Saens, Brunswick High School (Crooker Theatre), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m.

PORTopera: Giacomo Puccini's "La Boheme," Merrill Auditorium, Portland. $41 to $105. porttix.com. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. Sunday.

Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival, Program Six: Works by Bach, Mozart, Klughardt and Dvorak; Kneisel Hall, Blue Hill. $15 to $30. kneisel.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 4 p.m. Sunday.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Artists of Tomorrow concert, chamber music of all periods, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $10. bowdoinfestival.org. 1:30 p.m. Friday and Sunday; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; 1 p.m. Wednesday; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1.

SUNDAY

Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival, "Discover the Joys of Classical Music," St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Bridgton. Free/donation. sebagomusicfestival.org. 7 p.m.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Monday Sonatas concert, music by Beethoven, Brahms, Poulenc and Sierra, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m.

TUESDAY

Sebago-Long Lake Music Festival, music by Mahler and Brahms, Deertrees Theatre, Harrison. $25; free for ages 21 and under. sebagomusicfestival.org. 7:30 p.m.

Opera House Arts: Chamber Music Series, sonatas and show pieces for violin and piano, Burnt Cove Church Community Center, Stonington. $20. operahousearts.org. 7 p.m.

Bowdoin International Music Festival, Wednesday Upbeat concert, music by Schoenberg and Schubert, Bowdoin College (Studzinski Recital Hall), Brunswick. $40. bowdoinfestival.org. 7:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Met Opera Summer Encore Series, broadcast of "Il Barbiere di Siviglian," Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg. $18; $15 for ages 65 and older; $10 for students, 935-9232. 7 to 10 p.m.

AUG. 1

VentiCordi Chamber Music, Concert II: Music for winds and strings, South Congregational Church, Kennebunkport. $20; $15 for seniors; $5 for ages 18 and under. venticordi.com. 7:30 p.m.

• DANCE

Bates Dance Festival, Bebe Miller Company: "A History," Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. $12 to $25. batesdancefestival.org. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Bates Dance Festival, "Show and Tell," Bates College (Schaeffer Theatre), Lewiston. Free. batesdancefestival.org. Stephan Koplowitz, 7:30 p.m. Sunday; Bridgman/Packer Dance, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

• THEATER

"Young Frankenstein," musical comedy based on Mel Brooks film, Ogunquit Playhouse. $39 to $78. ogunquitplayhouse.org. 2:30 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday; 3:30 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

"Gypsy," musical based on the life of stripper Gypsy Rose Lee presented by Maine State Music Theatre Company, Bowdoin College (Pickard Theater), Brunswick. $36 to $52. msmt.org. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Tuesday and Aug. 1; 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Wednesday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 3.

"The Sound of Music," classic musical, Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick. $25; $23 for seniors ($20 on Thursdays); $10 for students under age 20. hackmatack.org. 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

"Once on this Island," Caribbean celebration of music and dance, Boothbay Playhouse. $23; $19 for ages 17 and under. 633-3379. 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and Aug. 1. Through Aug. 10.

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